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Northern Trust Appointed by Introspect Capital to Provide Global Custody and Brokerage Solutions ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday 30 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Dubai-based asset manager Introspect Capital has appointed Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS) to provide global custody and brokerage services. Through its asset servicing and global capital markets capabilities, Northern Trust is helping drive efficiencies for Introspect Capital...

Brightline Initiative and IESE Business School Collaborate to Explore Fundamental Trade-offs in Transformation and... -Tuesday 30 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Brightline™ Initiative announced a new research collaboration with IESE Business School. Every day, senior leaders and executives around the globe make important decisions around transforming their organizational culture, leadership, processes and technology. They need...

‘Royal Hospital Kids’ Free Reading App Launched for Hospitalized Children in Oman -Tuesday 30 July 2019  

Al Manhal, part of TechKnowledge General Trading based in the United Arab Emirates, in cooperation with the Department of Hematology and Oncology for Children at the Royal Hospital in Oman and with the support of Ara Petroleum, a subsidiary of Al-Zubayr Group based in the Sultanate of Oman, have...

Philip Morris International: World Health Organization Report on Tobacco Fails People Who Currently Smoke -Tuesday 30 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The following is a statement from Philip Morris International. On July 26, the World Health Organization released a report on global tobacco use which urges governments to step up efforts to help smokers quit. There is no question that the best choice is never to start using...

World Swimming Champions Will Compete in The ISL: In December the Final Show in Las Vegas -Tuesday 30 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- On behalf of the International Swimming League/ La Presse Italy The eighteenth edition of the World Aquatics Championships has just ended in Gwangju in South Korea, but the fever for water sports stays very high. In a few months, to be precise next October, another...

Mary Kay Inc. Named Among Most Reputable Global Employers in Reputation Institute’s 2019 Workplace Study -Tuesday 30 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mary Kay Inc. is proud to be recognized in the 2019 Global Workplace 100 Study by Reputation Institute (Ri) as one of the world’s most reputable employers. Mary Kay is ranked number 42 among the top 100 global companies on the list. This press release features multimedia....

Aspect Software Announces New Infinity Program for Aspect® Unified IP® -Tuesday 30 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today Aspect Software announced Aspect Unified IP Infinity, a multi-year program designed to help customers protect their investment, reduce infrastructure burden, and ensure ongoing security and compliance for Aspect Unified IP deployments. “The big news here is that...

NEC Acquires Norwegian Bioinformatics Company, OncoImmunity AS -Monday 29 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- NEC Corporation (NEC; TOKYO: 6701) today announced the acquisition of OncoImmunity AS, a Norway-based bioinformatics company that develops proprietary machine learning software to support the fight against cancer. OncoImmunity AS will now become a subsidiary of NEC and...

3M and SGA Settle Patent Dispute Relating to Paint Spray Technology -Monday 29 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- 3M Company and Saint-Gobain Abrasives Inc. and their respective affiliates have settled a long-standing patent dispute in Europe that related to paint spraying technology and included infringement actions brought by 3M under several European patents against Saint-Gobain...

Philanthropist Tej Kohli Pledges $2 Million Gift to Champion Biotech Solutions for Eliminating Corneal Blindness... -Monday 29 July 2019    

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Tej Kohli, a London-based billionaire who made his fortune during the dotcom boom selling e-commerce payments software, has pledged $2 million to Massachusetts Eye and Ear in Boston to fund innovation in research to cure corneal blindness, including the development of...

GTarcade’s Hunger Heroes Gaming Marathon Is Here -Sunday 28 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- YOOZOO Games is limbering up for an epic gaming marathon next month, as gamers all over the world get ready to turn their on-screen efforts into meals; all in support of the WFP’s fight against hunger in some of the world’s most vulnerable regions. Gaming fans will get...

MPEG LA Issues Statement Regarding CRISPR Patent Licensing -Friday 26 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In light of questions asked of MPEG LA regarding recent events that include the announcement by The Broad Institute and MilliporeSigma to offer their own CRISPR License (press release), the commencement of a new patent interference proceeding by the US Patent Office set in...

Moody’s Acquires RiskFirst, Expanding Buy-Side Analytics Capabilities -Friday 26 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) announced today that it has acquired RiskFirst, a leading FinTech company providing risk analytic solutions for the asset management and pension fund communities. The acquisition positions Moody’s Analytics to extend its range of...

Cuda Oil and Gas Inc. Announces Agreements to Sell all of its Quebec Assets for a Total Transaction Value of $10.59... -Thursday 25 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cuda Oil and Gas Inc. (“Cuda” or the “Company”) (TSXV: CUDA) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a series of binding Asset Purchase Agreements (the “APAs”) to sell all of its oil and gas assets and related liabilities located in the Province of Quebec...

LG Chem to Seek Innovative Technology Ideas Worldwide through 2nd Global Innovation Contest -Thursday 25 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- LG Chem (KRX: 051910) announced on 25th that it will host the 2nd Global Innovation Contest (GIC) for leading universities and research institutions worldwide. Being the first of its kind in Korean chemical industry, Global Innovation Contest invites organizations around...

Thales and Tata Communications join forces to address businesses’ data security concerns around IoT -Thursday 25 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Thales, a global leader in digital security, and Tata Communications, a leading global digital infrastructure provider, are working together to develop a secure global IoT connectivity solution. Tata Communications MOVE™ mobility and IoT platform and Thales’s T-Sure...

AHF Praises World Bank for $300M to Fight Ebola in DRC -Thursday 25 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) today praised leaders at the World Bank for quickly committing $300 million in aid to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) for its efforts to contain and eliminate an outbreak of Ebola in that country that has claimed nearly 1,700 lives. As...

Moody’s Acquires Majority Stake in Four Twenty Seven, Inc., a Leader in Climate Data and Risk Analysis -Thursday 25 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) announced today that it has acquired a majority stake in Four Twenty Seven, Inc., a leading provider of data, intelligence, and analysis related to physical climate risks. The acquisition solidifies Moody’s commitment to promoting transparent...

Changing the Game: Visa Sets Sights on a “Cashless Japan” With One Year to Go to the Olympic Games Tokyo... -Thursday 25 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- With one year to go until the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, Visa (NYSE: V), the Worldwide Payment Technology Partner of the Olympic Games, is preparing innovative payment experiences for athletes, visitors and citizens in support of the government’s “Cashless Japan”...

Hytera Introduces New Multi-mode Advanced Radio to Promote Smart Private Networks -Thursday 25 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Following the multi-mode advanced radio PTC760 series launched in 2017, which integrate mission critical voice and broadband data and provide an innovative attempt for the broadband business of industry customers, Hytera recently launched a new multi-mode advanced radio PTC680,...